Today I'm grateful for...

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Re: Today I'm grateful for...

Post by Mike O » Sun May 15, 2011 1:42 am

...being in a position to drive my daughter back to University this morning without having to delay the trip because of a hangover. It's a beautiful morning here in the UK.

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Re: Today I'm grateful for...

Post by jakpar » Sun May 15, 2011 5:41 am

having a breakfast meeting to attend this morning, as I am having doubts, so the timing couldnt be better, as they only hold this meeting on the 3rd Sunday of the month. :D
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Re: Today I'm grateful for...

Post by Tosh » Sun May 15, 2011 2:44 pm

Not having to have to drink and getting a little closer to a manageable life.

Nice post idea, BTW! :mrgreen:
Come, come, whoever you are. Wanderer, worshiper, lover of leaving. It doesn't matter. Ours is not a caravan of despair. Come, even if you have broken your vows a thousand times. Come, yet again, come, come.” Rumi (No sniggering from the sex addicts)

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Re: Today I'm grateful for...

Post by TheresaR » Wed May 18, 2011 8:57 pm

I am grateful for my friends today
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Re: Today I'm grateful for...

Post by ann2 » Thu May 19, 2011 2:59 am

My higher power really is taking care of me . . .
"If I don't take twenty walks, Billy Beane send me to Mexico" -- Miguel Tejada

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Re: Today I'm grateful for...

Post by Steven F » Thu May 19, 2011 3:08 am

... realising that my kids in a way have saved my life...

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Re: Today I'm grateful for...

Post by happycamper » Thu May 19, 2011 10:38 am

Today, I am grateful that I knowhow to be grateful.
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Re: Today I'm grateful for...

Post by Mike O » Thu May 19, 2011 11:29 am

...no matter how crappy life gets or I feel at times, I no longer rush off to lose myself in alcohol.

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Re: Today I'm grateful for...

Post by jakpar » Thu May 19, 2011 4:05 pm

getting my mind back on track after last couple of days of doubt, without a relapse
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Re: Today I'm grateful for...

Post by jak » Thu May 19, 2011 9:03 pm

jakpar wrote:getting my mind back on track after last couple of days of doubt, without a relapse
YAY! :D

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Re: Today I'm grateful for...

Post by marietta » Fri May 20, 2011 1:42 am

... the fact that I got over $500 back from the government this year and only had to pay $300 to have my 1040 done.

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Re: Today I'm grateful for...

Post by jakpar » Fri May 20, 2011 8:30 am

having true AA/e aa supporters on here to help and guide.
FORTUNATELY, they are to numerous to list....keeping the posts short :mrgreen:
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Re: Today I'm grateful for...

Post by Steven F » Sat May 21, 2011 1:43 pm

Seeing demonstrated *again* that God seems to "favour the drunk and the stupid". Giving me a chance to reach out and help someone...

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Re: Today I'm grateful for...

Post by happycamper » Sun May 22, 2011 1:41 am

My Mom always says, " God watches over fools and drunks". :D

Im grateful Im awake at this time of morning ( been up since 3:15am ) and its not cuz Ive been awaken by the booze/sugar wearing off my sleep when I passed out drunk.
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Re: Today I'm grateful for...

Post by jakpar » Sun May 22, 2011 4:53 am

looking forward to another instead of dreading another day ahead.
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